Essays about: "Public Health Nursing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words Public Health Nursing.

  1. 1. Registered nurses' experiences of working with indigenous patients in remote areas in Amazonas, Peru : a qualitative interview study at health clinics in Loreto region

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Linnea Berglund; Siri Fjellman; [2019]
    Keywords : Registered nurses’ experiences; Indigenous patients; Intercultural health; Remote areas; Limited access;

    Abstract : Background In remote areas of the Peruvian Amazon there is a high burden of communicable diseases, limited access to health care and a low distribution of registered nurses. Registered nurses are working with indigenous patients in the area, where traditional medicine and practice is common. READ MORE

  2. 2. Filipino nurses’ experiences of nursing in the public health care settings in the Philippines : A qualitative interview study

    University essay from Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap; Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap

    Author : Elin Astvik; Amanda Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Filipino nurses; Experiences; Nursing; Philippines;

    Abstract : Background: The Philippines gained independency year 1946. Health services in the country were decentralized year 1991 and was moved from a national level to local government. The public health care system still appears obscure among the growing population and concerns over the public health care settings’ accessibility and quality remain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nurses experiences on work-related health in the Philippines : An interview study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad

    Author : Cassandra Samuelsson; Qlindamaria Thach; [2018]
    Keywords : emigration; healthcare; nursing; Philippines; working condition;

    Abstract : Background: The nursing profession is known to be a stressful job and nurses worldwide encounters events that is affecting their health. When nurses experience poor health, sentential events such as medical errors could increase, it could also have a negative effect on the teamwork which leads to a decreased quality and safety within the healthcare. READ MORE

  4. 4. Preoperative training of pigs used for kidney transplantation research : refinement of postoperative procedure

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Anneli Rydén; [2017]
    Keywords : urine; blood sampling; stress-free; nursing; swine; catheterization;

    Abstract : The use of pigs as a preclinical model has increased dramatically the last decades. The specie´s unique anatomy and physiological features make it an appropriate transplantation study model for humans. In human medicine, kidney transplants have been established as the best and most cost-effective treatment for people with end-stage renal failure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gräsbetessjuka hos häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Frida Bergman; [2017]
    Keywords : gräsbetessjuka; grässjuka; häst; patologi; etiologi; C. botulinum;

    Abstract : Gräsbetessjuka är en dysautonomi som kan drabba hästar och ger neuronal degeneration. Sjukdomen påverkar både det centrala och det perifera nervsystemet. Ingen behandling finns och de flesta hästar som insjuknar drabbas av den akuta formen och dör inom 48 timmar om de inte avlivas tidigare. READ MORE